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RFE/RL NEWSLINE Vol 3, No. 11, 18 January 1999
HUNGARIAN JUNIOR COALITION PARTY ELECTS NEW BOARD
CHAIRMAN. At its first session since the May 1998
general elections, the National Board of the coalition
Hungarian Democratic Forum (MDF) elected Agoston
Szekelyhidi as MDF board chairman, Hungarian media
reported on 16 January. Szekelyhidi said after the
meeting that in the next three years, the party must
begin to act more independently. At the same, he said
the MDF would like to continue political cooperation
with the current coalition even beyond 2002. MSZ
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